Doubt raised over whether consumers will see Abbott’s promised $550 annual saving.
10 Jul 2014 |
Airline Qantas joins growing list of companies saying the repeal of the carbon tax won’t reduce prices for consumers.
Will average airfares rise as local market reaches capacity?
4 Jun 2014 |
Qantas chief Alan Joyce predicts discount airfare cutbacks at International Air Transport Association annual meeting.
Why are cheap flights and other airfares on airline websites so fleeting?
2 Jun 2014 |
CHOICE investigates variable pricing and cheap flights on Qantas, Virgin and other airline and booking agent websites.
A raft of new surcharges for Qantas' international flights at peak times, such as the weekend, are being introduced.
14 May 2014 |
If you're flying overseas with Qantas on the weekend you'll have to pay for the privilege.
Frequent flyers with Qantas will no longer earn points on how far they fly but on how much they pay.
28 Mar 2014 |
Customers choosing cheaper Qantas flights will earn less points under the announced changes.
Unless you fly often, frequent flyer points won’t get you very far.
20 Mar 2014 |
Scoring an airline ticket or an upgrade can be a tall order if you’re relying on Frequent Flyer rewards.
CHOICE research reinforces the need for more to be done to lower excessive credit card surcharges.
31 Jan 2014 |
The latest CHOICE research reveals that excessive credit card surcharging continues despite recent RBA changes designed to limit the practice.
We expose the website traps and surcharges that can blow out the cost of that bargain basement airfare.
25 Mar 2013 |
Don't get stung with unexpected fees and charges when booking your next domestic flight.
The end of excessive credit card surcharges is on the horizon.
7 Mar 2013 |
As of 18 March, surcharges applied to credit cards will be capped at a reasonable cost for the retailer.
CHOICE estimates Qantas collects at least $204 million in payment surcharges yearly.
18 May 2012 |
We're concerned that the Qantas payment surcharge is being used to disguise the real cost of an airline ticket.
The new scheme is set to make complaint resolution fairer, but doesn't go far enough.
23 Apr 2012 |
The Australian Airline Customer Advocate Scheme will launch later this year, but as an industry-funded body, it's no guarantee of complaint resolution.